| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:30 AM
With its cutesy title, John Carney's "Can a Song Save Your Life?" distracts from the real question looming over the "Once" director's latest blend of romance, music and dreams: Can Keira Knightley sing? Based on the available evidence, the answer to...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Bill Condon's biopic thriller "The Fifth Estate," starring Benedict Cumberbatch as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, will open the Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 5, 2013, it was announced this morning.
"Information is the most potent...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Founder of the Mark Taper Forum, éminence grise of the regional theater movement, crusading champion of Los Angeles theater, Gordon Davidson was put in an unusual position last fall at USC's School of Dramatic Arts: He had to explain who he was to a group...
| May 13, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Calling its 2013-14 schedule Fox’s “biggest investment in original programming in our history,” Entertainment Chairman Kevin Reilly on Monday presented the network’s plans to launch original shows over all 12 months of the year....
| May 8, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Fox has picked up five guy-centric comedies, including the much-anticipated Andy Samberg-Andre Braugher detective vehicle "Brooklyn Nine Nine."
The series orders include Seth MacFarlane's live-action entry "Dads," which already had a six-episode...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Stephen Sondheim has been awarded the Sheridan Morley Prize (named for the late British theater critic) for Theatre Biography....
| Jun 11, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Audra McDonald left ABC's "Private Practice" to return to the stage for "Porgy and Bess." For her dynamic Bess, she earned a record fifth Tony, tying her with Lansbury and Julie Harris for most wins by an actor....
| Apr 30, 2012
NEW YORK — Judy Garland, often drunk and occasionally disheveled, in Peter Quilter's biographical drama "End of the Rainbow," is rummaging for booze in her suite at the Ritz hotel. She's wired, and not simply because of the pills she can't seem to...
| May 1, 2012
| 6:41 AM
Last May, Da'Vine Joy Randolph graduated from the Yale School of Drama, unclear what her future as an actor would hold.
On Tuesday morning, she was nominated as best featured actor in a musical for her performance in "Ghost: The Musical," in a role of...
| Jun 10, 2012
Here is the full list of Tony nominations for 2012 (WINNERS are noted):
"Clybourne Park," Bruce Norris WINNER
"Other Desert Cities," Jon Robin Baitz
"Peter and the Starcatcher," Rick Elice
"Venus in Fur," David Ives
"Leap of Faith"...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 3:19 PM
NEW YORK — What with "Ghost,""Lysistrata Jones" and other wearying disappointments, the 2012-13 Broadway season hardly will go down as a banner year for new American musicals. Indeed, should the best-musical Tony Award go, at Sunday night's...
| Jun 10, 2012
| 8:07 PM
The lead actor categories at the Tony Awards saw a pair of upsets, with James Corden of "One Man, Two Guvnors" and Steve Kazee of "Once" taking home the prizes.
Corden won for lead actor in a play for the British comedy import "One Man, Two Guvnors,"...